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The economies of scale of large ships now dominate the maritime sector.

ECONOMIES OF SCALE IN THE MARITIME SECTOR, AT RISK?

The COVID-19 crisis will have its effects on the maritime industry and world trade. International organizations have negative forecasts on the impact on foreign trade and consumption that will affect, in the medium and long term, the strategies of large shipping companies with respect to routes, scales and also the size of container ships. It is precisely the increase in the number of large mega ships that has made great strides in recent years. [...]

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The air sector, key in the COVID-19 crisis

AIR LOGISTICS, KEY IN THE GLOBAL COVID-19 CRISIS

Transport has become, since the outbreak of the global health crisis caused by COVID-19, the great ally to ensure the deliveries and supply of the most essential products (food, pharmaceuticals and health). Among all modes of transport, air transport is particularly noteworthy, as its efficiency and speed are key to providing the necessary means to combat the pandemic. Many of the world's major airlines have adapted during these four weeks to the [...]